SUMMER CLASS UEFS 2018 - EPIDEMIOLOGY
The Summer Class UEFS 2018 in the field of Field Epidemiology aims to professionals at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels capable of analysis of the health conditions of a population, especially major diseases and diseases caused by parasitic agents or that have arthropods as vectors.
The exchange of experiences regarding reality, not only from different countries, but even from different regions of Brazil, since the speakers from different regions of Brazil, with different and experiences in research and post-graduation, is in itself an invaluable contribution to invited teachers, lecturers, teachers of the Organizing Committee, undergraduate students foreign students, undergraduate and graduate students in Brazil, as well as the technical staff involved.
Feira de Santana and Lençóis - Bahia,
Language of instruction
$ 1,800 per student
July 23th - August 18th
In the first week, in Feira de Santana, these groups will have a theoretical-practical training planning, collection and analysis of epidemiological data, and hands-on training in techniques for the detection and diagnosis of serum antibodies, as well as the collection and identification of the main arbovirus vectors.
In Feira de Santana, these groups will have a theoretical-practical training planning, collection and analysis of epidemiological data, and hands-on training in techniques for the detection and diagnosis of serum antibodies, as well as the collection and identification of the main arbovirus vectors.
The teams will then be moved to the municipality of Lençóis, where for two weeks they will collect blood from humans and dogs, as well as stool specimens from humans and dogs, which will be examined on the same day for presence of parasites, and in the case of human blood samples, for the presence of antibodies anti-Toxoplasma, anti-Zyka, anti-Dengue, anti-Chikungunha, anti-Hepatitis B and anti-Hepatitis C.
USD 1,800 per participant
12 nights of accommodation at a hotel in Feira de Santana, double or triple rooms
14 nights of accommodation at a hotel in Lençóis, double or triple rooms
Airport transfer to and from Salvador Airport (SSA)
Welcome and Farewell dinner
Ground transportation to the university and from/to Feira de Santana
UEFS faculty supervision
It does no include: flights from the/to USA to Salvador, medical insurance and visa and passport expenses.